Frikadelle

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

Frikadelle (plural Frikadellen)

  1. Alternative letter-case form of frikadelle

German[edit]

Frikadellen

Etymology[edit]

From early modern Dutch frikadel, which is borrowed from French fricadel, an only later attested variant of fricandeau. A further relation with Italian frittatella is speculative. Compare contemporary Dutch frikandel.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌfʁɪkaˈdɛlə/, /ˌfʁiːka-/
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Noun[edit]

Frikadelle f (genitive Frikadelle, plural Frikadellen)

  1. (regional) meatball

Usage notes[edit]

  • Frikadelle is the most widely accepted word for “meatball” in German. It is nevertheless regionally bound and heard most often in central-western and north-western Germany.

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